Children should not be selfie stars: Study

NEW YORK: Parents should not encourage selfies due to the risk that children fail to ‘experience anything, except through a lens’, a leading psychologist has claimed. Elie Godsi said youngsters must be allowed to play outdoors to escape from the ‘sedentary world’ of mobile phones, computers and TV screens. The consultant clinical psychologist More...

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By khabrain On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

Peacocks are celibate and their tears impregnate the female: Indian judge

NEWS DESK A Rajasthan High Court judge has invited the wrath of social media after suggesting that peacock do not have sex and the peahens get pregnant by swallowing the tears of the male. According to NDTV, Judge More...

By khabrain On Saturday, May 27th, 2017

Panama Papers Jail’: A prison ship for tax avoiders?

Designers have come forth with plans for a giant prison ship for those named and shamed in the Panama Papers released more than a year ago. The concept work for the ship has been released and if the project sees More...

By khabrain On Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Belgian king’s colonial-era greenhouse opens to public

BRUSSELS: In an annual rite of spring in Belgium, the domed 18th century greenhouse complex on King Philippe’s Brussels estate opened to the public on Friday. For the next three weeks, visitors can wander through More...

By khabrain On Friday, March 10th, 2017

Indian ATM dispenses dummy ‘children bank’ currency

An ATM in Delhi spewed dummy 2,000-rupee notes issued by the ‘Children Bank of India’, prompting an investigation into the embarrassing lapse, police said Wednesday, months after the government’s shock cash More...

By khabrain On Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

Swedish queen says royal palace is haunted by ‘friendly ghosts’

Queen Silvia of Sweden believes the royal palace where she resides is haunted. “There are small friends… ghosts. They’re all very friendly but you sometimes feel that you’re not completely alone,” Queen More...

By khabrain On Friday, December 16th, 2016

Rare Pokemon card sells for record $54,970 at auction

LOS ANGELES: An extremely rare Pokemon trading card — the “Pikachu Illustrator” — was purchased for a record $54,970 at auction, organizers of the sale said. Dallas-based Heritage Auctions said the card, More...

By khabrain On Tuesday, November 29th, 2016

World’s shortest couple gets married, sets Guinness record

RIO DE JANEIRO: Paulo Gabriel da Silva Barros and Katyucia Lie Hoshino Barros, a Brazilian couple married in September of 2016 after an eight-year relationship. But Thursday was when they got the wedding gift they’ve More...

By khabrain On Saturday, November 19th, 2016

Meet Chinese bird who resembles Trump!

China has discovered a bird having very much resemblance with United States President-elect Donald Trump. Trump was a controversial candidate from Republican party of America for the race of presidency because of More...

By khabrain On Thursday, November 10th, 2016

China’s ‘monkey king’ picks Trump as next US president

SHANGHAI: A Chinese monkey has tipped Donald Trump for the US presidency, a tourism park said, after the creature successfully predicted the winner of football’s European Championship final earlier this year. Known More...